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Coral

CNID-3545

Holding institution:

Licence:

MCZ Copyright Agreement

Scientific name:

Plumarella delicatissima

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

4 January 1876 - 4 January 1876

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

Type

Station:

307

Citations:

http://mczbase.mcz.harvard.edu/SpecimenUsage.cfm?publication_id=10471

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Cnidaria

Class:

Anthozoa

Order:

Alcyonacea

Family:

Primnoidae

Genus:

Plumarella Gray, 1870

Species:

Plumarella delicatissima Wright & Studer, 1889 

Station/Area Information

Station:

307

Date collected:

04/01/1876

Area:

Argentina, East of Wellington Island, Patagonia

Water body:

Southeast Pacific Ocean

FAO:

87

Depth (Fathoms):

147 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-49.41

Decimal Longitude:

-74.39

Gear:

Trawl

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02606

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.01585

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